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Retired Cardinal Bevilacqua dies in Pa. at 88

Opinion: Catholic Bishops Trying to Find Relevance in Health Insurance Debate

Baptist leader admires Catholic stance against contraceptive coverage

Catholic schools in KC diocese seek Missouri tuition aid

Canada: Catholic schools fail to support gay students with their new club policy

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Minnesota foes of gay marriage raise $830K. The Minnesota Catholic Conference said it reported raising $750,000 in 2011.

Manila, Philippines -- Church seeks reveiw of mining, logging laws

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